Electrical Entrance Package

The entry point of the electrical power including: (1) the 'strike' or location where the overhead electrical lines connect to the house, (2) the meter which measures how much power is used and (3) the 'panel', 'circuit breaker box 'or 'fuse box' where the power can be shut off, and overload devices such as fuses or circuit breakers are located.

See also: Topics: Electrical Systems, Q&A: Electrical